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Work to upgrade gas network starts in Plymouth

Wales & West Utilities is starting work to upgrade the gas network in the Greenbank Road area of Plymouth.

The work starts on 5 May and is essential to keep the gas flowing safely...

Covid-19 vaccination programme in Devon enters next phase

Vaccination programme entering phase two – covering people aged 18-49

People in the next phase of the vaccination programme will be contacted and offered an appointment at a local vaccination...

How Devonshire businesses can get ready for work again

The 21st of June is the date on everyone’s lips recently. While we’ve all been told it is a case of “data, not dates”, when we look at the images of the concerts in Liverpool and packed audiences...

Yeo Valley says no to mowing this May

Yeo Valley says no to mowing this May

The garden and conservation teams at Yeo Valley Organic are hanging up their lawn mowers this month in a bid to put nature first and encourage bees and pollinators to flourish.

Yeo Valley’s sites across Somerset and Devon including its HQ, factories and its six and half acre Organic Garden in Blagdon will not be mowed this month in...

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Seven daily habits that promote beautiful, healthy skin

Healthy looking, clean and radiant skin is a boon that everyone aspires to. While some people are genetically blessed to have flawless skin and require minimal skincare efforts, others may have to put some effort to achieve this. To maintain a healthy, glowing complexion, consider adding these...

Blogs

Letter to the Editor

Boris Johnson appears to be picking up support due to his no nonsense approach to Brexit, while we put up with more cuts to our vital services, including the full privatisation of our NHS should...

Charities

Devon Air Ambulance proud to remain independent

A parliamentary debate was held recently to discuss a petition presented to Government for air ambulances across the UK to be centrally funded. However, Devon Air Ambulance (DAA) is extremely...

Education

School funding top concern for leaders in Devon

At a roundtable last night, in which school leaders from across Devon, Plymouth and Torbay met to discuss the top concerns in education with local MPs, a poll of attendees revealed that the vast...

Entertainment & Reviews

Welcome return for Budleigh Music Festival

Festival returns with a week-long programme of live music

Budleigh Music Festival makes a welcome return this year from 9 - 17 July with a week-long programme of live music to be held in the town...

Family Life

Devon adoption agencies need families for brothers and sisters who need to stay together

Just under half of children waiting for adoption are in family groups of two or more with 20 groups waiting in Devon

Latest figures show there are currently 2,020 children waiting to be adopted...

Food & Drink

The popular food and drink apps worth downloading for your smartphone

We can’t always enjoy Sylvain Peltier and Michael Caines’ exquisite menu , which is why for the days when you’re left to sort the food out, apps are a great option. You could have family and...

Health & Beauty

Seven daily habits that promote beautiful, healthy skin

Healthy looking, clean and radiant skin is a boon that everyone aspires to. While some people are genetically blessed to have flawless skin and require minimal skincare efforts, others may have...

Holidays & Travel

Junket Tour: The Great Opportunity for Gambling Fans

Finding an idea for a vacation is not always easy, especially if you have seen a lot and have been everywhere. Fortunately, there is one area of ​​recreation that is never the same - junket. What...

Homes & Gardens

5 ideas to inspire your next renovation or DIY project

In Spring, it's not rare to see an increase in home renovation projects, whether that's larger undertakings like home extensions or a small room refresh. It's the perfect season for renewal, and...

Social Diary

A Winter's Tale - Winter Exhibition at The Brownston Gallery

A WINTER'S TALE

SOME BEAUTIFUL WORKS OF ART TO LIFT THE WINTER GLOOM

This winter we are all really missing the simple things - a proper chat with our friends, a drink at our...